Heading out to Long Island only to once again find no pretzel. Though they had said they were only on Thursday we hoped for a green repeat of the st Patrick’s day of last year But. When we found ourselves with a couple of hours to kill and searched ” best small towns on Long […]
A few weeks ago we took a day to visit some spots around town. Knowing we are leaving for London imminently I felt some urgency to reach the last few places on my lists. So off we went. And once agin, I never did a blog post. So today I recreated from photos. I only […]
Corrado Bakery has good bread and a nice chocolate mousse I met the Curator from the Lucio Fontana show at the Met Bruer I learned all about Pierre Bonnard I watched a wonderful documentary on HBO The Price Of Everything I recorded as I stood in the met galleries I resisted temptation to buy a […]
On 65th street just east of Madison I had a scrumptious Croque Madame today. The restaurant s small with a friendly neighborhood feel. I went with my new friend Ray after visiting the Met Bruer to see the Lucio Fontana exhibit. Now two days ago I had never heard of Fontana but in my quest […]
Of these I think I want to try…. #1 the LASalle Dumpling Room up near Columbia, #10 Shanghai Heping on Mott Street , #12 Deluxe Green Bo on Bayard Street. There are plenty in flushing to try but I’m not headed out to Flushing anytime soon. We have been to #5 Kung Fu Xio Long […]
Navy Pier seems to be an amusement park and restaurant behemoth and tucked in a hidden hard to find corner is a small modern theatre where we sat in fairly uncomfortable seats to see this wonderful production.
Small and bright this was my first trip into the MCA tucked behind Water Tower Place. We saw a few exhibits and wandered the building. The highlight was a small Jeff Koons Alexander Calder Exhibit that barely filled a room. I actually really enjoyed the ENRICO DAVID: GRADATIONS OF SLOW RELEASE. He seems to be […]
Tonight we are in Chicago. it is really cold outside but we didn’t let that stop us from having a fabulous day. We tried XIAO LONG BAO at Imperial Lamian. The shanghai regular were the ones recommended and they were right. In addition we tries the szechuan ( seen in red) and the duck ( […]